Woman Leading a Pack Horse
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #706; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 669
Vertical chûban; 22.9 x 16.3 cm (9 x 6 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Numbers for the long months are on the horse’s trappings and those for the short months on the woman’s clothing.
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection